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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Guilford County

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,678 2,869 23.6 22.3-24.9 4,568 39.4 38.0-40.9 453 5.3 4.6- 6.1 3,010 25.7 24.4-27.1 778 6.0 5.4- 6.8
-Guilford County 671 170 21.9 18.0-26.4 263 40.9 35.9-46.1 34 8.7 5.3-13.9 169 24.4 20.1-29.3 35 4.2 2.8- 6.2
GENDER
Male 247 58 20.5 14.7-27.8 111 45.6 37.6-53.9 17 11.1 6.0-19.5 52 19.2 13.8-26.0 9 3.6 1.7- 7.7
Female 424 112 23.0 17.9-28.9 152 37.3 31.1-44.1 17 6.9 3.0-14.8 117 28.3 22.3-35.2 26 4.5 2.9- 7.1
RACE
White 499 131 23.6 19.0-28.9 215 47.4 41.5-53.4 24 6.3 4.0- 9.6 103 18.5 14.2-23.7 26 4.2 2.6- 6.8
Other 166 38 18.9 12.2-28.3 47 27.0 19.2-36.6 10 14.1 6.0-29.4 62 35.8 26.3-46.5 9 4.1 1.9- 8.6
AGE
18-44 156 34 19.1 12.5-27.9 65 41.3 32.2-51.0 16 14.0 7.5-24.8 37 23.9 16.4-33.3 4 1.7 0.6- 5.0
45+ 506 136 25.2 21.1-29.7 195 41.3 36.4-46.4 18 4.2 2.6- 6.8 126 22.9 19.0-27.3 31 6.5 4.2- 9.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 219 70 25.3 19.1-32.6 59 26.3 19.6-34.4 5 6.0 1.6-20.8 74 38.4 29.7-47.9 11 3.9 1.9- 8.0
Some College + 451 100 20.6 15.9-26.4 204 46.4 40.1-52.9 29 9.7 5.7-15.9 94 19.0 14.4-24.7 24 4.2 2.6- 6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 306 86 23.8 17.8-31.1 99 34.5 27.2-42.5 8 2.5 1.2- 5.1 94 34.2 26.8-42.5 19 5.0 2.9- 8.5
$50,000+ 276 66 21.9 16.3-28.8 137 48.8 41.4-56.3 22 10.1 6.3-15.9 42 15.4 10.3-22.5 9 3.7 1.8- 7.5

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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